In the Swim of Things (3:52)
Though swimming is a popular sports activity with many health benefits, swimming-related illness in the US is on the rise. In a fun-filled reminder, experts show you how to keep your family healthy and safe when you get ‘In the Swim of Things’ this summer. The main culprit: a chlorine-resistant parasite known as Cryptosporidium.
Release Date: 5/18/2009
Source: National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID)